Category: International Law
Balancing IDF Checkpoints and International Law: Teaching the IDF Code of Conduct
November 19, 2003 | Lt. Col. Amos Guiora
The IDF has decided to teach commanders about international law in order to enable them to more effectively carry out their missions. The IDF has developed a code of conduct that is a combination of international law, Israeli law, and the IDF's own traditional ethical code - ruach tzahal, "the spirit of the IDF." The IDF has developed simulated educational computer programming.
An Answer to the New Anti-Zionists: The Rights of the Jewish People to a Sovereign State in Their Historic Homeland
November 16, 2003 | Amb. Dore Gold, Jeffrey Helmreich
A new critique of Israel proposes its elimination and replacement with a bi-national Palestinian-Jewish state. Israel's new detractors doubt the legitimacy of Jewish statehood, though they say nothing about the validity of dozens of new states that have emerged in the last half century, many of which lack any firmly rooted national identity.
The UN and the Assault on Israel’s Legitimacy: Implications for the Roadmap
July 15, 2003 | Prof. Anne Bayefsky
The roadmap has significant roots in the UN, an organization long understood as biased against Israeli interests and Jewish well-being in general. Examples include the work of the UN "Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories," established in 1968, and the UN "Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People," created in 1975.
Israel Should Not Pay the Price for Iraq
March 31, 2003 | Amb. Dore Gold
Hizballah’s Threat to Regional Security
March 16, 2003 | Col. (res.) Dr. Eran Lerman
Is Jerusalem Being “Judaized”?
March 1, 2003 | Justus Reid Weiner
Diplomatic and Legal Aspects of the Settlement Issue
January 19, 2003 | Jeffrey Helmreich
Baseless Comparisons: UN Security Council Resolutions on Iraq and Israel
September 24, 2002 | Amb. Dore Gold
Legal Aspects of the Palestinian Refugee Question
September 1, 2002 | Prof. Ruth Lapidoth
Starting Over After Oslo
August 22, 2002 | Prof. Gerald M. Steinberg
What Really Happened in Jenin?
May 2, 2002
Poison: The Use of Blood Libel in the War Against Israel
April 15, 2002 | Raphael Israeli